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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   17080.82943834 +.00000185 +00000-0 +58935-4 0  9991
2 24968 086.4008 355.4052 0002211 082.1506 277.9941 14.34222232019801
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 19:54:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002211
inclination: 86.4008°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 355.4052°
argument of perigee: 82.1506°
revolutions per day: 14.34222232
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.9941°
orbit number at epoch: 1980

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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